Consulting

I work with entrepreneurs to refine product strategy, perform customer research, assess competitive landscape, validate product features, and implement product management best practices. I also consult for individuals and organizations on issues relevant to digital health, healthcare operations, and regulatory compliance. Reach out through my contact form to discuss how we can work together.

 

Services

My past client engagements have included work in the following areas:

Product
  • Create or assess your digital product’s strategy.
  • Run design sprints with your team using Agile Scrum methodology.
  • Interview your customers and document their journeys through your product.
  • Improve your existing or new services through a gap analysis of how they should be implemented.
  • Run experiments to validate your product and feature set.
Strategy
  • Execute competitive landscape analysis to assess market opportunity and inform product development in a defined area.
  • Develop a comprehensive strategic plan based on financial modeling and a sound understanding of company vision, mission, and values.
  • Evaluate product market segmentation and identify appropriate customer channels to best serve these segments.
Operations
  • Implement operational best practices across project management and product management.
  • Assess the business development function and introduce strategies for B2B and B2C lead generation and sales based on product type and target customer.
  • Introduce Agile/Scrum methodology and best practices to optimize your software development process.
  • Implement productivity tools, including Asana, OmniFocus, Trello, and Slack, and discuss ways to stack these tools to optimize company operations.

 

Bio

Harish Lingam is a product manager and healthcare consultant who partners with CEOs, executives, and entrepreneurs to support their strategic and operational goals. Harish served as Interim COO and business development lead at Addicaid, an enterprise and mobile analytics solution for individuals in addiction recovery. Prior to that, his worked focused on healthcare performance improvement initiatives at mid to large-scale providers and financial services forensic consulting. Passionate about the cause of better behavioral health, Harish founded Laughing Matters, a 501(c)3 startup aimed to deliver free-of-cost comedy workshops and shows to hospitals and long-term care residents.
 
Harish writes about innovative technologies in behavioral health on his blog. He holds a degree in Philosophy from the University of Chicago and finished a postbaccalaureate in premedicine at Harvard. He is a Full Stack Certified Product Manager (FCPM) via Product School, Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), and Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO).